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Registered Practical Nurse (RPN)- Scarbor (Casual) Details

Position Title: Registered Practical Nurse (RPN)- Scarbor (Casual)
Department: Nursing
Responsibilities:

POSITION SUMMARY:

The Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) is accountable to the Director of Care to provide professional nursing care to residents and supervise care given by Personal Support Workers (PSW).

The RPN reports to and takes direction from the RN/ Charge Nurse on duty. Primary functions include assessment and planning of resident care needs; delivery of skilled procedures according to the College of Nurses of Ontario Standards of Practice; medication administration; and documentation.

The Registered Practical Nurse is required to perform their duties in a manner consistent with the core values and employee guiding principles, ensure resident safety, and demonstrate customer service excellence.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provides for nursing care in accordance with established policy, physician’s orders, the resident plan of care and within the scope of practice of a RPN;
  • Utilizing sound nursing practice principles, the RPN will ensure delivery of excellent nursing and personal care on the assigned home area(s);
  • Develops and sustains a plan of care to meet residents’ assessed need;
  • Responsible for safekeeping of drug and narcotic keys in accordance with professional standards and Hellenic Care For Seniors policies;
  • Responsible for maintaining accurate and complete records of nursing care delivered;
  • Demonstrates a professional working knowledge of all equipment used in the delivery of nursing care;
  • Follows all corporate policies and procedures; contributes to the development of site specific nursing policies as indicated;
  • Seeks direction from the RN when resident need exceeds experience or scope of practice.
Qualifications:

Qualifications:

  • Must possess current Certificate of Competence from the College of Nurse of Ontario;
  • Experience in rehabilitation or long-term nursing preferred;
  • Proficiency in interpersonal communication skills, both written and verbal;
  • Proficiency with WORD, email, internet use and computerized documentation.
Terms Of Employment: Contract
Salary: Starting at $21.96
Location: Hellenic Home - Scarborough
Contact Name: Mary Madarang
Contact Email: mmadarang@hellenichome.org
Contact Phone: 416-654-7700
Deadline For Applying: 01/01/2020
Listing Date: 01/01/2019

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